Coimbatore Airport (IATA: CJB, ICAO: VOCB) is a customs airport located in Peelamedu, serving Coimbatore. It was previously known as Peelamedu Aerodrome or Coimbatore Civil Aerodrome. It is about 17 km (11 mi) from the city centre. It is located along Peelamedu and Nillambur, with passenger entry at Nillambur and cargo entry at Peelamedu. It is the second largest airport in terms of passenger movement and also second largest cargo hub in Tamil Nadu, after Chennai.